HEA exists from this realization that higher ed and intercollegiate athletics are both going through some difficult challenges and will continue to face tough times in the years and decades ahead. Many outlets already existed for conversations about college athletics or higher education, but nothing seemed to evenly report and study both higher ed and athletics.

HEA Insider takes a deep dive on what the NCAA of the future might need to look like in order to co-exist within higher education. And HEA Insider plots how the NCAA model could help American higher ed innovate an old system.